Air reminds us that there is much more to this world than is visible with the eye. Air can move things that are stuck and usher in new beginnings. Air is refreshing, brings clarity of thought and is intensely curious. The challenge of the air element is to allow it to flow and move you in new directions that provide happiness and joy.
Water moves to collect up all streams and riverways and combined they form a powerful movement that can change and alter the landscape. Water is the link between communities, relationships and bringing people together. The challenge of the water element is to collect the people in our lives and achieve together what one could not accomplish alone.
Earth is the foundation of where we lay our roots and where we return when we need protection. The earth moves through cycles of life, growth, death and then re-birth and can be remarkably adaptive when faced with adversity. The challenge of the earth element is to seek solid grounding so that dreams can grow into realities.
Fire is alive and gives birth to new ideas and new opportunities. When fire burns it can burn with joy and be life giving, but it can also burn hot with anger and destruction. The challenge of the fire element is to strive for a balance between the creative and the destructive, to find the spark of one's inner intention and drive.